a. before dinner.

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  • Anteprandial — An te*pran di*al, a. Preceding dinner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anteprandial — /an tee pran dee euhl/, adj. preprandial. [1840 50; ANTE + PRANDIAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • anteprandial — adjective Before a meal, especially before dinner …   Wiktionary

  • anteprandial — adj. before the evening meal, of the time before dinner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anteprandial — /an tee pran dee euhl/, adj. preprandial. [1840 50; ANTE + PRANDIAL] …   Useful english dictionary

  • preprandial — /pree pran dee euhl/, adj. before a meal, esp. before dinner; anteprandial: a preprandial apéritif. [1815 25; PRE + PRANDIAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • ante- — Before, in front of (in time or place or order). SEE ALSO: pre , pro (1). [L. ante, before, in front of] * * * prefix denoting before. Examples: antenatal (before birth); anteprandial (before meals). * * * [L. ante before] a prefix meaning prior… …   Medical dictionary

  • anteprandiale — an·te·pran·dià·le agg. BU che precede il pranzo Contrari: postprandiale. {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XX. ETIMO: der. del lat. prandium con ante e 1 ale, cfr. ingl. anteprandial …   Dizionario italiano

  • ante- — prefix denoting before. antenatal before birth anteprandial before meals …   The new mediacal dictionary

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